Definition of 'instill'
Example sentences containing 'instill'
There was a happy unselfconsciousness about it, and it seemed to instill that quality in those who grew up there.THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (1992)
DESTROY THE KENTUCKY (1992)
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